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More can be done to restrict sunbeds to prevent increasing rates of skin cancer: bit.ly/RestrictSunbeds
More can be done to restrict sunbeds to prevent increasing rates of
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Uganda is experiencing the fastest growing refugee crisis in the world.

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency and partners opened the Imvepi settlement in February to host thousands of refugees arriving from South Sudan, who live in Imvepi side by side with members of the Ugandan host community.

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres will visit Imvepi on Thursday to hear directly from...
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Uganda is experiencing the fastest growing refugee crisis in the world
The Law Of Attraction - What you seek is seeking you
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Head over to the new United Nations Free & Equal website to see how the UN is working for equal rights and fair treatement for lesbian, gay, bi, trans & intersex people -- and how you can show your support!
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This special animation tells the story of Syrian refugee, Olympic athlete and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency Goodwill Ambassador Yusra Mardini.

Yusra fled Damascus with her sister, travelling through Lebanon and Turkey before trying to reach Greece by boat. When the motor failed, Yusra, her sister and two others jumped into the sea and swam for three hours in open water to stop their dinghy...
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Wednesday is International #YogaDay!

Events to mark the Day are taking place across the world, including at the United Nations in New York where yogis gathered to kick off this year's celebration of yoga and its contribution to the Global Goals for Sustainable Development.

Let us know how yoga has helped you!
Wednesday is International YogaDay Events to mark the Day are taking place
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06/20/2017 at 22:05. Facebook
"Refugees become targets, accused of being a terror threat when refugees are not terrorists, they are victims of terror. They are fleeing terror -- that is why they are refugees."

-- United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Tuesday's World #RefugeeDay.

Show the world you stand #withrefugees and the people who welcome them: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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06/20/2017 at 14:13. Facebook
"On World #RefugeeDay, we reflect on the courage of those who have fled and the compassion of those who welcome them."
-- United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres.

"I've met so many who have lost so much -- but they never lose their dreams for their children or their desire to better our world.

They ask for little in return -- only our support in their time of greatest need."

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On World RefugeeDay we reflect on the courage of those who have
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06/20/2017 at 06:05. Facebook
United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres will speak with the media on Tuesday about the pressing issues affecting people around the world -- including you!

Tune in to hear the latest from the Secretary-General, live here on Facebook at: [ Bit.ly Link ]
United Nations SecretaryGeneral António Guterres will speak with the media on Tuesday
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06/19/2017 at 22:06. Facebook
65.6 million people are displaced worldwide -- more than the entire population of the United Kingdom.

Half the world's refugees are children.

Half of the world's refugees come from just three countries: Afghanistan, Syria and South Sudan.
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06/19/2017 at 10:18. Facebook
UN Refugees Chief Filippo Grandi live from South Sudan!
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06/18/2017 at 22:05. Facebook
On the International Day to #EndRapeinWar, share this post if you agree with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres that preventing sexual violence in conflict must be an international priority.

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On the International Day to EndRapeinWar share this post if you agree
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1.3 billion tonnes of food gets lost or wasted every year. On Sunday's Sustainable Gastronomy Day, have a look at the Food and Agricultural Organization's 9 tips on how to reduce food waste: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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06/17/2017 at 22:05. Facebook
Eat
Play
Love

Join UNICEF in celebrating super dads who play, love and feed their little ones!

The first 1,000 days of life are crucial to build a baby’s brain, which can form up to 1,000 new connections every second. These are the building blocks of a child’s future - and the future of our world.

This #FathersDay, share a super dad to show #EarlyMomentsMatter: [ Uni.cf Link ]
Eat Play Love Join UNICEF in celebrating super dads who play love
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06/17/2017 at 14:05. Facebook
"There is more to achieving peace than laying down weapons.

True peace requires involves building bridges, combating discrimination and standing up for the human rights of all the world’s people."
-- United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, marking 100 days to International Day of Peace.

See how you can #jointogether for respect, safety and dignity for all: [ Together.un.org Link ]
"There is more to achieving peace than laying down weapons
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06/17/2017 at 06:05. Facebook
There are many ways to help our fellow human being facing hunger and famine. See how here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
There are many ways to help our fellow human being facing hunger and famine See how here:
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06/16/2017 at 22:35. Facebook
How can you tackle climate change and live sustainably?

Get ideas on Saturday's World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought here: [ J.mp Link ]

: FAO / Eliza Deacon
How can you tackle climate change and live sustainably
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06/16/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
On #FamilyRemittances Day, we celebrate the migrant workers
supporting their families and local communities back home.

See how sending money home is helping to achieve the Global Goals for Sustainable Development and boost economies: [ Bit.ly Link ]
On FamilyRemittances Day we celebrate the migrant workers
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06/16/2017 at 06:05. Facebook
Where do the world’s top inventors work and live?

Find out here ⬇
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06/15/2017 at 20:23. Facebook
Have you heard? We’re celebrating super dads who play, love and feed their little ones. The first 1,000 days of life are crucial to build a baby’s brain - but you don’t need to have super powers to be a super dad. Join the ???? on Twitter and Instagram by sharing a photo of the super dad in your life with the hashtag #EarlyMomentsMatter → [ Uni.cf Link ]
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